San Diego State wins 1st title of season
Wednesday, March 13, 2013
San Diego State won the Lamkin Grips San Diego Classic on Tuesday at San Diego Country Club in Chula Vista, Calif.
The Aztecs finished three shots ahead of TCU, ranked No. 8 by Golfweek, and Arizona State, No. 44, to win their first tournament of the season. San Diego State shot 290-284-290 for an even-par 864 total.
Texas Tech finished third at 8-over 872 and San Diego finished fifth at 14 over.
Arizona State freshman Jon Rahm won his second individual title of the season. Rahm shot a tournament-low 5-under 67 in the final round to win by two shots. He shot rounds of 72-70-67 for a 7-under 209.
San Diego’s Grant Forrest finished second at 5 under. Texas Tech’s Finley Ewing IV, San Diego State’s Xander Schauffele and San Diego’s Linus Vaisanen tied for third at 4 under.